Six Ways to Play Your Part and Better Secure Your Workstation - Slide 5

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Regularreaders of Paul's SMB blogon will be familiar with how he has always advocatedswitching to software with lesser vulnerabilities. Among others, key culpritsrange from InternetExplorer (Especially IE 6) to AdobePDF Reader.

Forthe former, you can use either Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome as analternative. For the latter, there are other good and free PDF readers, such asFoxit PDF Reader or NuancePDF Reader.

In spite of the tremendous sums of money that organizations spend each year to defend themselves against hackers and malware, successful security incursions continue to occur with dismaying frequency. In the race to acquire the most sophisticated security tools, many forget that the first line of defense is really the user.

Our Paul Mah has come up with a list of six simple ways that employees can enhance the security of their workstations. Be sure to check out Paul's full post on the subject at his blog.

Related Topics : Unisys, Stimulus Package, Security Breaches, Symantec, Electronic Surveillance

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